Dengue fever infections could spike nationwide unless drastic measures to control the disease are taken, the Ministry of Health has warned.
An expert has recommended people take regular check-ups to detect kidney-related diseases as an estimated 5 million people in Vietnam suffer from kidney issues, and the number rises by about 8,000 each year.
Vietnam will increase the number of communal health care centres in charge of preventing, managing and treating several non-contagious diseases like high blood pressure and diabetes in the next 12 months.
Doctors in Ho Chi Minh City have succeeded in removing a giant tumor from the pleural cavity of a female patient.
One person was killed and six others injured after a train slammed into a car in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa in the evening of August 13.
Doctors in northern Vietnam have succeeded in saving the life of a 35-day-old baby who was severely injured by a knife as it fell onto her head.
Many Chinese “eastern medicine” shops at border markets in Vietnam are selling a wide range of unlicensed aphrodisiacs, disregarding serious health risks, a newThanh Nien investigation has found.
As much as 5.42% of the total population, suffers from diabetes, according to a study conducted with more than 11,000 respondents between the age of 30-69 as part of the 2012 National Diabetes Prevention Project.
(VOV) - More than 1,000 people took part in the "Healthy Heart” walk in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh province, on October 7 to commemorate World Heart Day.